Winter 2022

The new building will house teaching labs for biology, chemistry, environmental science and the Marine and Coastal Sciences Program
Emily Pieracci’s passions for veterinary medicine and public health send her to the front lines of the world’s outbreaks.
Western’s Anatomy and Physiology Lab opens up new learning opportunities for students
Chris Witherspoon explains why advertising and PR execs must take on systemic racism
After a brilliant career on the basketball court, Mo Anderson left Western months before graduation. But he was far from done.
“Nancy Holt, Between Heaven and Earth” follows Holt’s artistic path to create her important site-work on Western's campus.
WWU alum leads a business that optimizes supply chains in thousands of grocery stores
Times of crisis heighten the opportunity to bring out the best in us.
Regina G. Barber is the Scientist in Residence for 'Short Wave.'
Whatcom County’s recent floods illustrated the vulnerability of small, rural businesses when disaster strikes.
'I invite you to engage with us as we partner with the University on these two transformational projects.'
Fred Wilson's 'A Moth of Peace' and 'The Way the Moon’s in Love with the Dark' now both hang in the Viking Union.
The barbers in the VU knew what was on our minds

Class Notes

Larry Richardson - FAC

Larry Richardson, 86, a 1957 graduate and Western’s longtime debate coach and forensics director, beginning in 1970, on Nov. 22, 2021. The Larry and Marilyn Richardson Endowment at Western supports debate scholarships.

Colin Kersey - 1969

Class Note
Colin Kersey, B.A., English and ‘70, BAE, recently released his second novel, “Swimming with the Angels,” through Atmosphere Press. His first novel, “Soul Catcher,” was published by St. Martin’s Press in 1995.

Brent Bode - 2013

Class Note
Brent Bode, B.A., urban planning, completed his M.Ed. in adult and higher education in December 2020 at Western, where he’s the assistant director of Admissions.